Samsung Galaxy A22
Display: Super AMOLED, 90Hz, 600 nits
Camera: Quad, 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS 8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro) 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Storage: 64GB, 128GB
RAM: 4GB, 6GB
CPU: Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
OS: Android 11, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4.1
Battery: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
The Samsung Galaxy A22 4G is one of Samsung’s smallest and cheapest if not the most affordable phone. The Galaxy A22 offers you a 4G and 5G network suport, both comes in same colours; Black, White, Mint and Violet.
Samsung Galaxy A22 4G Price and Accessibility Review
The Galaxy A22 4G come in a price range of $169. Which is exactly why we fix it in the most affordable category of the Samsung creations. The phone can be gotten via Samsung website, on Amazon and other electronic retail outlets.
Samsung Galaxy A22 4G Design Review
The Samsung Galaxy A22 4G looks quite simpler that the 5G, the back cover is made of plastic. Its size is 6.4-inch, uses AMOLED panel and has 90Hz high refresh rate. It has 720 x 1600 resolution (HD+).
The Galaxy A22 screen is a Super AMOLED display this simply means that in terms of color vibrancy it is top notch com pared to other phones of its price range. External speakers or headphones are best used when listening to ,music or watch a video in the phone for a netter sound production.
Samsung Galaxy A22 Camera Design Review
The Samsung Galaxy A22 features a quad main camera setup and a selfie camera. The main camera consist of; 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0&amp;quot;, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS, 8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0&amp;quot;, 1.12µm, 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro), 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth).The selfie camera is 13 MP, f/2.2, (wide).
The Galaxy A22 48MP main camera is able to take quality outdoor photos in the daytime. Indoor shots are also of good quality as lon as there’s enough light. The Videos are recorded at a maximum of Full-HD resolution and 30 fps.
Samsung Galaxy A22 4G Performance Review
The Samsung Galaxy A22 runs on Mediatek MT6769V/CU Helio G80 (12 nm). The Performance is quite sufficient for daily task and running of multiple apps.
The display is 720p and can reach 600 nits of brightness while watching HDR whic is quite acceptable. The graphics is pretty manageable.
Samsung Galaxy A22 4G Battery Life and Charging
The Samsung Galaxy A22 4G prides in its battery life. The battery capacity is 5000mAh which can last almost two days with usage. There’s a 15W charger which can charge from 5% – 100% in 2 hours.
Samsung Galaxy A22 4G Software Review
The Galaxy A22 runs Android 11 out of the box along with Samsung’s One UI 3.1 skin software. However, Samsung has promised 2 years of major software updates for the Samsung Galaxy A22 4G, this simply means this phone will get upgraded to Android 13.
The Samsung Galaxy A22 is a recommendable and affordable device you can purchase, it has decent and effective features that is worth every penny you are spending to get the device.
|Announced||2021, June 03|
|Released||2021, July 01|
|Model||Samsung Galaxy A22|
|Versions||SM-A225F, SM-A225F/DS, SM-A225M, SM-A225M/DS|
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 &amp;amp; SIM 2 (dual-SIM only)
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4G Network||1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A|
|Dimensions||159.3 x 73.6 x 8.4 mm (6.27 x 2.90 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||186 g (6.56 oz)|
|Build Type||Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back|
|SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||Super AMOLED, 90Hz, 600 nits|
|Size||6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~274 ppi density)|
|RAM (Memory) <strong>RAM</strong> (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.||4GB, 6GB|
|Internal Storage <strong>Internal Storage</strong> is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.||64GB, 128GB|
|Card Slot <strong>Memory Card Slot</strong> is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/2.0&amp;quot;, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS
8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0&amp;quot;, 1.12µm
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Camera Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
13 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/3.1&amp;quot;, 1.12µm
|Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Mediatek MT6769V/CU Helio G80 (12 nm)|
|CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||Mali-G52 MC2|
|Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android 11, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4.1|
|Java Support <strong>Java</strong> for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications.|
|Facebook <strong>Facebook</strong> is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.|
|Youtube <strong>Youtube</strong> is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.|
|Bluetooth <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|Infrared <strong>Infrared</strong> connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.|
|Wi-fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS <strong>GPS</strong> The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0|
|NFC <strong>NFC</strong> (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.|
|HDMI <strong>HDMI</strong> (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.|
|Audio Jack Type||3.5mm|
|SMS <strong>SMS</strong> (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.||Yes|
|MMS <strong>MMS</strong> (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.|
|Email <strong>Email</strong> (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.||Yes|
|IM <strong>IM</strong> (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.||Yes|
|Battery Type <strong>Battery Type => </strong> Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)|
|Capacity <strong>Battery Capacity</strong> is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||5000mAh|
|Fast Charging||Yes, 15W|
|Sensors <strong>Sensors</strong> are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.||
Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass
Virtual proximity sensing
|Colors||Black, White, Mint, Violet|
- A Samsung Galaxy A22
- A USB-C cable.
- A printed setup guide and instructions.
- A SIM card tool.